Claiborne Co. deputies catch suspect wanted in Kentucky

MIDDLESBORO, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Authorities have arrested one man in connection with a robbery of Save-A-Lot in Middlesboro on Sunday.

Allen Wayne Brock was taken into custody early Wednesday morning by the Claiborne Co. Sheriff's Dept. The 22 year-old was being sought by the Middlesboro (Kentucky) Police Dept. and was located with the help of several tips from the public, according to the Middlesboro Police Dept.

Deputies reportedly found money and a bank bag they believe was taken during the robbery. He was the final suspect sought in connection with the robbery.

Brock is currently being held in Claiborne Co. Jail awaiting extradition to Kentucky where he will be charged with Robbery 2nd Degree.


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